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The Year's Best Literature on Twitter

Literature Leaders - The Shorty Awards - The best producers of real-time, short form content on Twitter(You can still submit a vote for fun, but the actual contest is over)

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The Real-Time Academy of Short Form Arts & Sciences will use a combination of criteria to select the winner from among the finalists, including the number of votes, the reasons given in nominations, answers to the Shorty Interview (which you can still take here) and the content of the finalists' tweets.

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Marlon G. Dallagnol

Marlon G. Dallagnol

Jornalista, publicitário e tudo o que eu quiser ser. Contato profissional: [email protected]
Karl L.
Karl L. @realinsane Sane! VOta em mim para o Shorty Award em literatura? http://shortyaward... < #literature
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melissamarr
Francesca
Francesca I nominate @MelissaMarr for a Shorty Award in #literature because Wicked Lovely is wonderful
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1 vote in literature

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Kyle Roussel

Kyle Roussel

Hockey, baseball, football fan. You'll also find Star Wars, food, and dash of movie talk, too. #gohabsgo
Arpon Basu
Arpon Basu All should do the same RT @kyleroussel: I vote for @arjunbasu for a Shorty Award in #literature because his twisters are impossibly crazy...
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1 vote in literature

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mstiefvater

mstiefvater

author of novels about homicidal faeries and werewolf nookie for young adults: LAMENT (Flux 08), BALLAD (Flux '09), SHIVER (Scholastic '09)
Francesca
Francesca I nominate @mstiefvater for a Shorty Award in #literature because I can't wait for Linger in July!
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1 vote in literature

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Rick Riordan

Rick Riordan

Author of the Percy Jackson series.
PM Russell
PM Russell I nominate @camphalfblood for a Shorty Award in #literature because...Rick Riordin is a great story teller!
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1 vote in literature

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conniemayfow
Jim Miller
Jim Miller I nominate @conniemayfow for a Shorty Award in #literature because...she deserves it!
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1 vote in literature

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Tracie Sommers

Tracie Sommers

Harlequin Spice Brief Author http://tinyurl.com/tonightMyLove
mel teshco
mel teshco I nominate @traciesommers for a Shorty Award in #literature because I love her styel!
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1 vote in literature

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Gabrielle Faust

Gabrielle Faust

Author of vampire series ETERNAL VIGILANCE. Horror & scifi industry journalist. Cybergothic poet, artist and cat herder.
Gabrielle Faust
Gabrielle Faust I nominate @VampireFaust for a Shorty Award in #literature because...I'm my own best cheerleader. ;)
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1 vote in literature
1 vote in egocentric

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Márcia Sanchez Luz

Márcia Sanchez Luz

Escritora (poesia e prosa)
Márcia Sanchez Luz
Márcia Sanchez Luz I nominate @marciasl2001 for a Shorty Award in #literature because...she deserves.
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1 vote in art
1 vote in egocentric

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Seven By Twenty

Seven By Twenty

Lit/sf/f fic/poems. No: simsubs, serials, horror, pay. Reprints ok. 1-time e-rights. Leave room for twitter name/name. [email protected] subject Submission.
Deborah Merriam
Deborah Merriam I nominate @7x20 for a Shorty Award in #literature because how can you go wrong with poetry in 140 characters?
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1 vote in literature

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rebeccawoodheaf
Kathy
Kathy I nominate @RebeccaWoodheaf for a Shorty Award in #literature because...she's a great writer and a great person!
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1 vote in literature

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Robert

Robert

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Robert Reoch
Robert Reoch I nominate @Robert Reoch for a Shorty Award in #literature because...his stories really do have astonishing impact.
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1 vote in steampunk

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Robert Reoch

Robert Reoch

Author of delightful Travelers' Shorts books of entertaining short stories.
Robert Reoch
Robert Reoch I nominate @SpringBreakRead for a Shorty Award in #literature because...The book's backdrop is a rare glimpse of SoCal.
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1 vote in literature

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Colleen AF Venable

Colleen AF Venable

Designer for First Second books, graphic novel author (HAMSTER AND CHEESE comes out in April!), occasional radio host, and one woman high-5 distribution center.
Richard Watkins
Richard Watkins I nominate @colleenaf for a Shorty Award in #literature because she's given hamsters everywhere a voice.
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1 vote in literature

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JustinPollard

JustinPollard

QI Writer, Researcher, author, advisor on 'The Tudors' and collector of historical miscellanea
Bentw Witte Molris
Bentw Witte Molris I nominate @JustinPollard for a Shorty Award in #literature because... he stands out from the rest..
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1 vote in literature
26 votes in history
1 vote in books
1 vote in booka

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Robert Reoch

Robert Reoch

Writer of delightful books of short stories titled, Travelers Shorts. In digital too! Entertaining reading. Visit www.TravelersShorts.com.
Robert Reoch
Robert Reoch I nominate @RobertReoch for a Shorty Award in #literature because...the artful tugs at humor and tragedy are amazing!
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1 vote in literature
1 vote in art

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D.I.T

D.I.T

Me amo.
Pablo Díaz
Pablo Díaz I nominate @catatonias for a Shorty Award in #literature because she can read and write.
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1 vote in literature

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amberbenson
natalieann
natalieann I nominate @amberbenson for a Shorty Award in #literature because she kicks butt in all aspects of life, even writing!
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1 vote in literature

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Tantek Çelik

Tantek Çelik

barcamp bicycler buildingblocks climber cultural evolution gtd hacker independent microformats nerdy optimist pescatarian scientist skeptic
Thom Gabrukiewicz
Thom Gabrukiewicz I vote for @t for a Shorty Award in #literature because you should always vote for yourself.
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1 vote in literature
6 votes in music
5 votes in news
4 votes in food
3 votes in humor

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KC

KC

a teenager, MCHS student, and a CC writer..
Kieran Scott
Kieran Scott I LOVE that I got ONE vote for a Shorty Award in #literature! AND it came from my #1 fan in the Philippines @indigostar09! Holla!
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1 vote in literature